Who We Are

About Us

Purple Hearts was founded in 2000 as an outreach to support local families in Southern California rebuilding their lives from domestic violence. Purple Hearts works with Domestic Violence Shelters in the Inland Empire to provide workshops that assist families on their journey toward safety and self-sufficiency. Purple Hearts volunteers and partners donate countless hours to improve the lives of these women and children.

Purple Hearts Program includes:

  • Monthly Shelter Events
  • Monthly Workshops for Families in Transition
  • Transition Assistance into Permanent Housing

Purple Hearts Workshop Program provides:

  • Budgeting 101
  • Money Management 1-2-3
  • Affordable Housing Process and Resources
  • Job Assistance Resources
  • Food Distribution Programs
  • Victim Services and Compensation
  • Education Resources
  • Health Services
  • Car Maintenance Options
  • Rent/Utility Assistance
  • Legal Resources

Honors

2004

National Philanthropy Day Recognition by the Association of IE Fundraising Professionals

2007

2007 Outstanding Support Organization Award by House of Ruth

2016

Certificate of Appreciation by House of Ruth

2017

2017 Volunteer Group of the Year, by the Association of IE Fundraising Professionals

Get to Know Us

Purple Hearts is a community service program of Purpose Church. Our team is committed to providing love and assistance to victims of domestic violence housed in shelters in southern California.

Provide Support

Your generosity will make a difference in the lives of women and children victimized by domestic violence and help give them a safe and fresh new start. 100% of our donations go directly to support these families.

If You Need Help

If you are in danger, call 911, the local Southern California hotline 877-988-5559, or the U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 and TTY 1-800-787-3224.